Environment

 

by Samantha Loomis | 03/28/2017 - 11:16am

Usually when we encounter bees we worry about what they will do to us—sting us, crawl into our pop cans  or buzz around our homes while we crouch in the corner wielding a broomstick. However, in the city of Madison, bees are being recognized as an important part of the local ecology and urban agriculture. 

by Trina La Susa | 03/21/2017 - 8:15am

The Madison Common Council will vote on this resolution at their meeting tonight at 6:30 p.m.

by Trina La Susa | 02/24/2017 - 4:59pm

Madison community members gathered on Monday evening for a belated Valentine's Day event discussing Dane County's relationship with clean energy

Tags: Environment
by Community Shares | 01/20/2017 - 11:21am

Community Shares, a partner of Madison Commons, recognizes two volunteers each month. The volunteers come from Community Shares' member groups and are selected for their service to the community and to community issues.

 

(John Urban/Community Shares)(John Urban/Community Shares)

 

Joann Kelley, Sustain Dane

by Maija Inveiss | 01/11/2017 - 4:54pm

While the executive director of Community Shares of Wisconsin changed this week, the goals and structure of the organization will remain the same.

by Trina La Susa | 01/04/2017 - 1:39pm

During Wisconsin's long winter, Graft’s still works to find ingredients from close to home

by Trina La Susa | 12/22/2016 - 10:35am

Beginners beekeeping classes are taught in the Madison area from January through May

Tags: Food, Environment
by Trina La Susa | 11/17/2016 - 2:43pm

Madison Water Utility will give away 1,500 high-efficiency water showerheads this Saturday

by Trina La Susa | 10/25/2016 - 1:59pm

A popular farmers' market new partnership will bring more variety to the booth

Tags: Food, Environment
by Madison Area Bu... | 10/11/2016 - 12:25pm

Metro helps Madison’s future get to and from school

by Community Shares | 09/16/2016 - 12:23pm

Community Shares recognizes two volunteers each month

Community Shares, a partner of Madison Commons, recognizes two volunteers each month. The volunteers come from Community Shares' member groups and are selected for their service to the community and to community issues.

 

 

by Maija Inveiss | 08/14/2016 - 1:10pm

Subcommittee met Friday for one of the first times 

Tags: Environment